October 2020: The Best Tools for Understanding Benefit-Cost Analysis Just Got Better by Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
October 2020: Here’s Why You Should Know About the National Standard Practice Manual ft. Tim Woolf, Synapse Energy Economics on the Energy Nerd Show. Click here for part 2! And part 3!
September 2020: NESP Quarterly September 2020
August 2020: New National Standard Practice Manual for Benefit-Cost Analysis of Distributed Energy Resources – Released by Joe Cullen, Building Performance Association
August 2020: A New Manual Paves the Way for Sound, Consistent, Comprehensive, and Transparent Assessment of Clean Distributed Energy Resources by Tim Woolf, Synapse Energy Economics
August 2020: New National Standard Practice Manual for Benefit-Cost Analysis of Distributed Energy Resources released. View media release.
June 2020: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 6 (corrected July 2020 re: New Jersey article)
March 2020: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 5
February 2020: Measuring Three Rs of Electric Energy Efficiency: Risk, Reliability, and Resilience, an American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy Topic Brief
January 2020: AEE Blog Why a Bandage Fix for Cost-Effectiveness Testing Isn’t Enough by Adam Scheer, Recurve, Jake Millette and Olivia Patterson, Opinion Dynamics, and Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
December 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 4
December 2019: TRCs and Sugar Cookies – a Holiday Review of Cost-effectiveness Testing Practices by Alaina Boyle, E4TheFuture
December 2019: Utility System Impacts of Energy Efficiency: Taking Nothing for Granted by Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
November 2019: Assessing Resource Cost-Effectiveness by Erin Malone, Tim Woolf, and Danielle Goldberg, Synapse Energy Economics
September 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 3
September 2019: Evolving the National Standard Practice Manual by Samantha Caputo, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
July 2019: A New Tool to Improve Energy Efficiency Practices, an American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy Topic Brief
June 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 2
May 2019: Sowing the Seeds of Change: REEOs report on NSPM developments in their region, by Cyrus Bhedwar, Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance; Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Association; and Samantha Caputo and Elizabeth Titus, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
March 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 1
January 2019: Gliding Into the New Year . . . New Case Studies & Resources Help States to Apply the NSPM, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
December 2018: NSPM Case Studies are now available.
November 2018: Database of Screening Practices (DSP) now available from NESP
October 2018: NSPM: The Role of Evaluation in Carbon Reduction by Samantha Caputo, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships
September 2018: Cost-Effectiveness Testing Needs a Refresh. The “Minnesota Test” Could be Just the Thing. by Gregory Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
June 2018: Staying Cool with the NSPM: States Wade into Deeper Waters, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
June 2018: National Standard Practice Manual in Practice: Arkansas Review of its Cost-Effectiveness Policies, by Kate Lee, Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance
February 2018: NSPM References page goes live. See monthly updates covering North American references of the manual.
February 2018: Advocates, utilities challenge cost-benefit formulas for efficiency by Karen Uhlenhuth, U.S. Energy News
December 2017: Taking Stock: NSPM Makes Quiet Inroads, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
August 2017: Pollinating a Framework for Cost-Effectiveness Testing, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
June 2017: A New Lens for Assessing Cost-Effectiveness, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture
May 2017: New standard practice manual for cost-effectiveness is an indispensable resource, by Martin Kushler, ACEEE
May 2017: Press release announcing the manual’s publication.